USN-3311-1: libnl vulnerability
06 June 2017
libnl could be made to crash or run programs.
- libnl3 - library for dealing with netlink sockets
It was discovered that libnl incorrectly handled memory when performing
certain operations. A local attacker could possibly use this issue to cause
libnl to crash, resulting in a denial of service, or execute arbitrary
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions:
After a standard system update you need to reboot your computer to make
all the necessary changes.
- USN-3311-2: libnl-3-200, libnl3